• Wooden Garden Sign made with a Dremel
  • Outdoor Dining Area in the Garden
  • Evolution of a Garden
  • Asparagus Strawberry Salad with Orange Balsamic Dressing
  • Easy Spring Centerpiece with Green Ball Jars
  • Vegetable Garden Tour


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Herb Growing Tips

  It's official! Spring has finally arrived, and we have been enjoying some beautiful weather here at the Crossroads. We started several large projects last week, but I managed to find some time … [Read More...]

Leo and Jane

In the Spotlight

Leo and I are being featured today in Kris' Saturday Spotlight Feature: Life Behind the Blogger. If you have ever wanted to see some really old photos of the two of us like the one below, then hop on … [Read More...]

Easter mantel | Cottage at the Crossroads

Easter Mantel

It's so hard for me to believe that Easter is just two weeks away from now. Not very long ago, I was moaning about the long and cold winter, but I am rejoicing the return of warm weather and Earth's … [Read More...]

Cash Giveaway

$500 Cash Giveaway!

Hi there, friends! Are you feeling lucky today? Our friend Julie from the blog Redhead Can Decorate is celebrating her 3 year Blogiversary, and we've joined the party by contributing to the pot of … [Read More...]

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Open faced Asparagus Sandwiches

I'm sharing a recipe today that was simply a result of wanting to use up some items that I had on hand, and these open face asparagus sandwiches turned out so well that I thought you might like … [Read More...]